Syria - Quarry of Baalbek

Syria - Quarry at Baalbak
Back View of Stereo Card
Description: 
  • They know the moon time from the shadow of this stone
    from the olden time till now.    (Arabic text)

Description (Back):

  • Syrie jiere et cariere
    a Baalbak

Publisher: 

  • T. R. DUMAS PHOTOGRAPHE
    A BEIROUT ET             A GERUSALEM
                          * 1887 *
 

 

 

Description and Comments
  • Photographic print mounted on a curved orange colored card mount.
  • This images  are faded and stained. 
  • Often described as, the "mightiest building stone ever cut," this huge stone is located in a quarry near the ruins of Baalbek in Syria.
 

 



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